Hail Caesar

Movie Review: Hail, Caesar!

Cary, NC — Hail, Caesar! is the latest comedic farce from the Coen Brothers (O Brother Where Art Thou?, The Big Lebowski) and reunites the filmmakers with stars George Clooney, Josh Brolin and Scarlett Johansson. Channing Tatum, Ralph Fiennes and Tilda Swinton are also thrown in for good measure.

A loving satire of Hollywood in the 1950s, the film’s plot, involving kidnapping Communism, doesn’t hold up to much scrutiny but is really more of an excuse for the filmmakers, their stars and their audience to have a good time. Read more